Hannover Re renewed its Eurus catastrophe bond issued in July 2006. The bond with a volume of EUR 150 million ($210 million) was placed with institutional investors in Europe and North America.

Eurus II Ltd. provides cover from 30 July 2009 to 31 March 2012 against severe windstorm events in seven European countries (Belgium, Denmark, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Ireland, Netherlands). The performance of the bonds is linked to a wind speed index.

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